English_Master June 10, 2016 No Comments
SWEET ARE THE USES OF ADVERSITY People are afraid of adversities. They shun difficulties and want to lead a life of luxury and comfort. But the world famous poets—dramatist, Shakespeare, held a different opinion. For him the uses of adversity are sweet. He compares adversity to toads. A toad is ugly. We hate it. But it has a jewel in its head. So also we are afraid of adversity. But it has also many sweet uses. Adversity is a blessing in disguise. It is not a curse as is generally supposed. Misfortunes make man. They are the real tests of character. One who faces difficulties comes out of the encounter better and abler. They are like a hard school-master. Students are afraid of such a teacher. He works from them and punishes them also. But he has the good students at heart. He makes their career. So difficulties are also good M man in the long run. One should not be afraid of them. Difficulties and develop the natural faculties of a man just as herbs give out H sweet fragrance when they are crushed, so a man of real ability or mm shines all the brighter when pressed with difficulties. So we should not be afraid of difficulties...
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